One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded. Applications are available in Rockford area high school counseling offices, and completed applications are to be returned to the counseling office by the deadline.
High school senior in the Rockford area, planning to attend a four-year college or university starting in the Fall 2014. Must have minimum of a 3.25 GPA and show active involvement in extra-curricular activities.
Candidates are asked to conceptualize and execute a project or idea that will improve their environment or community. The award will be presented to the applicant that designs a project that will have the greatest positive impact in the Rockford community. No essay is required. There is an interview process in which applicants explain their project/idea and expected results.